Festival Opening: Bhangra
Kalaa Utsavam 2019 opens with an energetic and dazzling Bhangra performance by SherePunjab Bhangra Singapore (SPB). Bhangra is identified as a folk dance that is representative of the Sikh community. Originating from the fields of Punjab and performed to the dhol (drum) beats at the joyous occasions of harvest festivals in the past. Bhangra has evolved and is now performed accompanied by a vast range of music involving different beats, with dancers dressed in beautiful colourful costumes. Bhangra is currently performed at Indian (particularly Sikh) weddings, parties and other celebratory functions.
SherePunjab Bhangra Singapore, has revolutionised the Singapore bhangra scene and circuit with their unique style and diversity and their evergreen energy and performers.